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Surgical Technology

  • Credits
    60
  • Degree Type
    A.A.S.
  • Campus Location
    EGF
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PHIL 2210 - Morals and Medicine

(Credits: 3)

Course Description:

(Fulfills MNTC Areas: 6, 9) This course is a general introduction to ethical issues that arise in the contemporary practice of healthcare, and which are central to understanding healthcare in contemporary society. In addition to developing a basic understanding of standard moral theories, issues that arise within American culture for patients, providers, and planners of health care are examined. Examples of such issues include, but are not limited to, abortion, euthanasia, patient rights, informed consent, health care distribution and reform, genetic testing and research, and cloning.

Prerequisite(s):

None

Lec/Lab/OJT:

3/0/0

 

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Program Course Listings

Required Courses

Course # Course Name Credits
HLTH 1106 Medical Terminology 2 credits
HLTH 2002 Pharmacology 2 credits
HLTH 2208 Pathophysiology 3 credits
SURT 1102 Intro to Surgical Tech 2 credits
SURT 2204 Operating Room Theory 4 credits
SURT 2206 Operating Room Practices 5 credits
SURT 2212 Operative Procedures 5 credits
SURT 2216 Clinical I 6 credits
SURT 2220 Clinical II 7 credits
BIOL 2221 Microbiology 3 credits
BIOL 2252 Anatomy & Phys I 3 credits
BIOL 2254 Anatomy & Phys II 3 credits
ENGL 1111 Composition I 3 credits
PSYC 1105 Intro to Psychology 3 credits
PSYC 2201 Developmental Psychology 3 credits
  G4: Math/Logical Elective ( *See Elective Options Listed Below ) 3 credits
  G9: Ethic/Civic Resp Elec ( *See Elective Options Listed Below ) 3 credits
TOTAL CREDITS: 60 credits

Program Specific Elective Course Options

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Electives for this program may be selected from the following list of courses below. Need help? Schedule an appointment with a Northland Academic Advisor for assistance in selecting courses.

Course # Course Name Credits

Math/Logical Reasoning Electives

MATH 1102Contemporary Math 3 credits
MATH 1110College Algebra 3 credits
Ethical/Civic Responsibility Electives
PHIL 1102Intro to Ethics 3 credits
PHIL 2210Morals and Medicine 3 credits

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